Acid rain recovery lagging in Virginia streams

An analysis at fivethiryeight.com by Brook Miner, a postdoctoral research fellow in ecology and evolutionary biology at Cornell University, reveals that while water bodies in the Northern Appalachians and Adirondacks are recovering from past acid rain pollution, “streams in western Vi
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Data for Virginia’s wild brook trout streams now available online

Stream water chemistry data are now available online at http://swas.evsc.virginia.edu for most wild brook trout streams in the western Virginia mountains. The data are part of the Mountain Stream Database, which provides data collected during the last 25 years by the Shenandoah Waters
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JMU to host Mountain Stream Symposium II this month

James Madison University in Harrisonburg will be hosting  a one-day symposium later this month titled, “Mountain Stream Symposium II: Continuing Challenges for Critical Ecosystems,” with the goal of highlighting emerging research and management that provide opportunities f
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